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authentication

Syntax

authentication {algorithm (hmac-md5-96 | hmac-sha1-96);key (ascii-text key | hexadecimal key);}

Hierarchy Level

[edit security ipsec security-association sa-name manual direction (inbound | outbound | bi-directional)]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Description

Configure IP Security (IPsec) authentication parameters for manual security association (SA).

Options

algorithm—Hash algorithm that authenticates packet data. It can be one of the following:

  • hmac-md5-96—Produces a 128-bit digest.
  • hmac-sha1-96—Produces a 160-bit digest.

key—Type of authentication key. It can be one of the following:

  • ascii-text key—ASCII text key. For hmac-md5-96, the key is 16 ASCII characters; for hmac-sha1-96, the key is 20 ASCII characters.
  • hexadecimal key—Hexadecimal key. For hmac-md5-96, the key is 32 hexadecimal characters; for hmac-sha1-96, the key is 40 hexadecimal characters.

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

admin-control—To add this statement to the configuration.


Published: 2010-04-26

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